It has now emerged that the United Nations invitation to Nairobi’s Governor, Mike Sonko to address a cities forum on food security, nutrition and climate change on February 19 is a ploy by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Federal Bureau of Investigation to arrest him.Sources reveal that the Trump administration is out to prosecute drug lords from Africa and Asia within a period not exceeding two years.Governor Ali Hassan Joho of Mombasa County is also said to be under investigation by the United States of America in connection with drug trafficking.
The United States of America is linking the Nairobi Governor to the smuggling and distribution of drugs within the countries that are allied to the West.It is also emerging that the Nairobi Governor is suspected to have been involved in the sudden death of George Saitoti after he threatened to reveal drug barons in the continent of Africa.
The United Nations forum will be held jointly with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and will take place at the UN headquarters in New York.
The theme of the event is “from global issues to local priorities: the role of cities in global agenda, including cities for sustainable development, food security, nutrition and climate change”.
Participants will deliberate how to offer solutions to tackle the challenge of achieving global food security and nutrition.
They will also discuss how to implement international outcomes and solutions at the local level, having in mind priorities of cities and local authorities.
The forum will give a voice to cities from around the world participating to share successful experiences towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and in addressing issues related to climate change.